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“People of Walmart” Website Raises Legal Concerns
The “People of Wal-Mart” Web site (PeopleOfWalmart.com) has become an overnight Web sensation. This Web site features photos of people shopping at retail behemoth Wal-Mart locations across the country. The purpose of the “People of Wal-Mart” Web site is not to applaud people for frugal. The purpose of this Web site is to mock the people that shop at Wal-Mart.
The underlying premise of the “People of Wal-Mart” Web site is disturbing. As human beings, we should have compassion for one another. Just because someone doesn’t look, act, or dress a certain way doesn’t give others the right to publicly mock them on a high-traffic Web site.
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If that didn’t get you to click through immediately, maybe this will.
The unique individuals featured on the “People of Wal-Mart” Web site typically aren’t dressed very well. The captions underneath the pictures featured on the People of Wal-Mart Web site mock these customers. For the most part, everyone that visits the “People of Wal-Mart” Web site laugh at the expense of people that just don’t know any better and probably didn’t know they were being photographed.
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Good times. And then some.by